AppRiver Update

Cybersecurity News and Threat Intelligence for Business

Never Trust A Voicemail

on November 06, 2019 | by Chris Lee | phishing, email security

Voicemail phishing is still as prevalent as ever, and these phishers use a myriad of obfuscation tactics to attempt to bypass various filters. Here I point out different red flags to look for as well as highlight how important it is to be familiar with your companies voicemail and email practices. read more

FTCode Ransomware Drops, Rocks, & Locks Files

on October 17, 2019 | by David Pickett | malware, advanced email security, Ransomware

A ransomware named FTCode is currently being used in email campaigns targeting Italian customers. These emails have been arriving posing as resumes, invoices, or document scans. While monitoring for new variants, we spotted one which departed from the norm. Surprisingly, it played Rammstein music fo ... read more

Hurricane Dorian Scams Continue To Make Landfall

on September 12, 2019 | by David Pickett | advanced email security, scams

Major disasters seem to bring out the best in some people and the worst from scammers. After every large news event or natural disaster we see the associated scams. The example within is very simple but shows predators are out there waiting for any opportunity to pounce. read more